Lima, January 2, 2022Updated on 02/01/2022 11:06 am
After a confusion in defense, Angel Correa he scored the first goal of the match in favor of the ‘Colchoneros’. For the moment Atlético de Madrid expires by the smallest difference at Vallecano Ray by the date 19 of LaLiga at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium.
Atlético de Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano: previous
The ‘Colchoneros’, who are ranked 5 with 29 units, come to this meeting with a losing streak of 5 consecutive defeats. In the most recent date they faced Granada and started winning; however, rivals turned the score around.
However, the ‘Rojiblancos’ will not be able to have several players: Koke Resurrección, Héctor Herrera, Joao Félix and Antoine Griezmann were infected with coronavirus and are complying with the respective isolation.
For his part, technical director Diego Simeone was also positive. Nonetheless, he delivered good news at Saturday’s press conference. “I feel perfect. Yesterday I took the test again in a laboratory that is not the LaLiga one and I tested negative. Today I repeated the test with LaLiga and we are waiting for the result to be with the team tomorrow “, he pointed.
On the other hand, the ‘Cholo’ also highlighted the capabilities of Rayo Vallecano. “We are going to face a brave team that plays very well. With a coach with very clear ideas that he has shown in all the teams he has gone through “, he expressed.
“He feels very identified with the idea of the game. Very fast, very dynamic, with a lot of depth, with a lot of speed, a lot of collective teamwork. During these days we have worked on what we want from the game and hopefully we can take it to the field, which is what counts “he added.